Windows 10: extending the volume of C drive

Discus and support extending the volume of C drive in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; Inspite following the instruction of extending drives, i still find to have trouble doing the same. i want to extend the volume of c drive which is... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by siddharth sonkar_908, Feb 14, 2020.

  1. extending the volume of C drive


    Inspite following the instruction of extending drives, i still find to have trouble doing the same. i want to extend the volume of c drive which is consuming 106.09 gb and i find difficult to install updates for windows..please help me resolve thi issue.



    with regards

    SID

    :)
     
    siddharth sonkar_908, Feb 14, 2020
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  2. OS (Cextending the volume of C drive :) Drive - Extending the Volume

    I've recently purchased a new laptop and came across a problem regarding the storage volume. It seems there's an arbitrary partition where C: drive has 100GB allocated and the remaining 900GB+ is unallocated. When I tried to extend the volume of C: to include
    the 900GB, the option to extend the volume was grayed out and unusable.

    Unfortunately, I just don't know enough to figure out why all that space is unallocated and why I can't extend the volume of the C: drive. Searching for the answer yielded a lot of suggestions for third-party software, but I'd like to avoid that solution
    if possible. Are there any other options?
     
    Raseleanne, Feb 14, 2020
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  3. How To extend C Drive Volume

    Hey Microsoft Community,

    I am Unable to Extend C drive Volume
     
    zubairsaif, Feb 14, 2020
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  4. extending the volume of C drive

    How to extend C partition

    Hi Kevin,

    Thank you for the information provided.

    Please to inform you that you need to have an “unallocated disk space” to the right of the Partition\Volume you wish to extend on the same drive. Only when “unallocated disk space” is available “extend” option is highlighted.

    I suggest you to try these steps and check if they helps.

    Step1: Press Windows + R and Diskmgmt.msc and try the following

    a. Right click the basic volume want to extend.

    b. Click extend volume.

    c. Follow the instruction on the screen.

    Step2: Open a command prompt and type diskpart.

    At the DISKPART prompt, type list volume. Make note of the basic volume you want to extend.

    At the DISKPART prompt, type select volume <volumenumber>. This selects the basic volume volumenumber that you want to extend into contiguous, empty space on the same disk.

    At the DISKPART prompt, type extend [size=<size>]. This extends the selected volume by size megabytes (MB).

    Hope this helps. If the issue remains unresolved, please get back to us and we would be happy to help.
     
    Sudharshan M K, Feb 14, 2020
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